Except when you for some reason need a 60 vote majority in the Senate in order to get anything accomplished then you have a hard time pleasing people because nothing gets done. The filibuster is a ridiculous rule and shot be thrown out. Then maybe congress wouldn't have an approval rating of 8%. Down from 11% when the republicans took the house. At least when the the dems held all of congress they at least passed a couple of things. Nowadays nothing gets done. Its ridiculous. I would love to see Mitt Romney win the presidency and then the Dems take back all of congress. And then we'll see how much whining and complaining you guys do when congress won't let you pass anything.
Do the facts mean nothing to you? The President had huge majorities in the House and Senate, and what many considered a mandate when he took office. This "blame it on Congress" excuse I'll fall flat... more
Obama had a filibuster proof Senate till 2010 when Scott Brown won his special election in MA. So my statement stands that the President has accomplished nothing except for a health care bill that is ... more